Program Schedule for 2022

Please note the location of individual events as they vary.  
All programs are conducted by, or in cooperation with, the Schuylkill County Department of Parks and Recreation.




****Zumba Fitness
Every Monday (except holidays) from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5.00 per class
Contact Denise for more details
717-269-3214 or
Deniseswonger@gmail.com


****Fall ‘n Leaf Hike
Saturday, October 8 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. Meets in the Waterfall Road Pavilion. 
Join Porcupine Pat for a Fall Hike. Nature’s engine turns again and a new season is in place. Let’s hike to enjoy the colorful scenes of fall.  


****Lakefront Fest 
Sunday October 9th from 11-2 at the Clubhouse
Celebrate the outdoors in Schuylkill County at the Lakefront Fest at Sweet Arrow Lake County Park. There will be free activities and entertainment for the whole family. Support local food vendors and fundraisers. Free admission and free parking. Follow us on Facebook at www.schuylkillcd.com.


****Rock the Park
Friday, November 18, 6-9pm at the Sweet Arrow Lake Clubhouse, 108 Clubhouse Rd. Pine Grove 

Featuring Rt. 61 Band. 
Rock out to music from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80’s with Schuylkill County’s favorite rock band. Members of Rt. 61 include brothers Ted Donmoyer guitar, sax, and vocals, formerly of the 70’s rock
group Force and Tom Donmoyer, bass and vocals, formerly of Jiggy Hyde. Round things out with Jerry Salak on drums formerly with the Individuals and several NYC groups and Bob Relavidge, keyboards, guitar, and vocals formerly of Onionhead and the Rocket 88s and you’ve got sounds that will make you want to hit the dance floor. 

This event is free and open to the public and is made possible
with a grant from the Schuylkill Area Community Foundation. Food will be available. BYOB. For info 570-345-8952 (leave a message)


****Winter Tree Identification  
Sunday, December 11th from 2- 4 pm. Meet at the Large Pavilion near the Clubhouse.
Enjoy a winter walk through the woodlands of Sweet Arrow Lake County Park while learning how to identify the more common trees in Schuylkill County. See the tree characteristics of dormant tree species, such as the buds, twigs and other clues which aid in identifying trees in their winter state. The program will be conducted Frank Snyder, retired and certified arborist.  

Be sure to dress for the weather. This program is free and open to the public. All ages welcome! Program is sponsored with the Schuylkill County Conservancy.


​****Youth Small Game Hunt 
Saturday February 25 at Sweet Arrow Lake County Park Clubhouse.
Check-in:  3pm to 4pm. Squirrels and rabbits harvested must be brought to clubhouse. Tails will be kept and hunter keeps and utilizes the small game.
Cost: Under age 18 = $10      18 and over = $15 **Pre-registration Required**
Event made possible by the Friends of Schuylkill Parks and Rec. and the Schuylkill Sportsman's Advisory Board




Events and Programs

Sweet Arrow Lake County Park
Official site

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